The Team That Jesus Built: How to Develop, Equip, and Commission a Women?s Ministry Team [NOOK Book]

Overview

Jesus built strong teams. You can too.
Get His methods, answers, and more for team-building challenges most leaders encounter:
- How do you motivate people to serve selflessly?
- How do you equip people to be new leaders?
- How do you “let go” as a leader?
Through personal observations, step-by-step ...
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The Team That Jesus Built: How to Develop, Equip, and Commission a Women?s Ministry Team

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Overview

Jesus built strong teams. You can too.
Get His methods, answers, and more for team-building challenges most leaders encounter:
- How do you motivate people to serve selflessly?
- How do you equip people to be new leaders?
- How do you “let go” as a leader?
Through personal observations, step-by-step instructions, and simple how-to applications of Jesus’ leadership principles, The Team That Jesus Built equips laywomen—regardless of church location, denomination, size—to cultivate leadership skills and create teams for the glory of God.
Based on the author’s experience building the women’s ministry at Saddleback Church, California, under the leadership of pastor Rick Warren (The Purpose Driven Life), Thompson provides ministry leaders with tools, direction, guidance, and encouragement to build teams that equip leaders to build teams.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596698154
  • Publisher: New Hope Publishers
  • Publication date: 6/1/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 1,310,171
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Janet Thompson, founder and director of About His Work Ministries, is an author and speaker on topics relevant to today’s Christian. Janet discovered her purpose when God called her to “Feed My sheep.”

Janet answered that call by developing the Woman to Woman Mentoring Ministry at Saddleback Church, where she and her husband, Dave, have been members since 1987. Janet served as a lay minister for 12 years leading Saddleback’s Woman to Woman Mentoring Ministry, and she continues to share the blessings of mentoring by training churches around the world.

Dave and Janet have four married children and love being Grammie and Grampa to ten beautiful grandchildren. They make their home in Lake Forest, California.
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  • Posted August 17, 2011

    Just What I Needed to Read!

    I meant to just thumb through this book when I first saw it, but the introduction grabbed me and I couldn't put it down.

    Even though I've been in ministry for more than 20 years, this book inspired me to keep pressing on, but more importantly, reminded me of the reason I do what I do...to serve the Lord.

    If you haven't yet built a team, this book won't make you feel discouraged for not having done so, but inspired to do it in the way that Jesus did!

    Thanks, Janet, for encouraging my heart and reminding me, through this book, of the tremendous privilege of leading people.

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  • Posted July 19, 2011

    A must-have for every women's ministry leader

    In "The Team that Jesus Built," Janet shares her experience and wisdom in an easy-to-read and practical format. Whether you are "building" from scratch, "remodeling," or simply "refurbishing" your women's ministry you will find helpful and insightful direction. This book is packed with "how-to's" that really do help, usable charts, forms, and case studies. Here are just a few of the areas Janet covers: Mission statements and goal setting; Job descriptions; Team recruiting and training; Conflict resolution; Accountability and spiritual growth; and Ministry area evaluation and planning. Every women's ministry leader and her team will benefit from The Team that Jesus Built.

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